The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

published - extracts on Nagas from 'Assam Administration Report'

caption: Nagas
caption: Relations with Tributary States and Foreign Affairs
caption: Nagas on the Lakhimpur frontier
medium: reports
date: 1891
date: 1892
text: 23. Numbers of Nagas visited the district of Lakhimpur as usual for purposes of trade. They worked on tea gardens and even for villagers clearing jungle and building houses. A robbery was committed by Nagas in February near the Sibsagar boundary. Some Nagas were fined for selling hill ganja. Outside the Inner Line they gave no trouble.